• Police Officers Among Dead in Car Bomb Blast in Quetta
Police Officers Among Dead in Car Bomb Blast in Quetta

The third major attack to rock Parachinar this year, the blasts struck hours before iftar , when the streets are often crowded with people shopping for food to break their fast with the evening Ramadan meal. There was no claim of responsibility for the attacks in Parachinar, a city which lies just near the border with Afghanistan. At least 45 pe...

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  • Trump pitches 'solar wall' for Mexican border
Trump pitches 'solar wall' for Mexican border

The president said the solar wall would generate enough energy over time to "pay for itself". If Mr. Trump and the Department of Homeland Security are really serious about such a dramatic expansion of the country's renewable energy capacity, there might suddenly be a lot more people chanting "build that wall, build that wall".

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  • Australia halts Syria air strikes after Russian Federation warning
Australia halts Syria air strikes after Russian Federation warning

Tanf is the town on Syrian border with Jordan where USA troops are imparting training to Syrian rebels, officially described as "partner ground forces" in the fight against ISIS . In a separate incident, Iran's Revolutionary Guards said they had launched several missiles from Iran into eastern Syria on Sunday, targeting IS fighters.

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  • Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show
Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show

The plane, which slid off the end of the runway, tipped on its side and it took almost two hours to extricate the pilot and an aircraft maintainer. "More details will be released following an aircraft and safety investigation boards". They are now in good condition, according to the Air Force. Sergeant Kenneth Cordova was released Friday nigh...

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  • Albania's Socialists far ahead in early vote count
Albania's Socialists far ahead in early vote count

Sunday's race pits incumbent Socialist Prime Minister Edi Rama against the centre-right Democratic Party of Lulzim Basha , neither of whom managed to win the 70 seats needed for a parliamentary majority in the elections of 2013 or 2009. Voter turnout was low, at 43.83%, even though polling stations remained open for an hour longer, Ora News re...

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  • Trump administration pushing China on North Korea
Trump administration pushing China on North Korea

He died on Monday . Mr Warmbier's death fanned a conflict between the North and the United States that was already aggravated by North Korea's defiant missile launches and two nuclear tests since early a year ago as part of its effort to build a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of hitting the U.S.

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  • Presidential Election: Numbers favour Kovind
Presidential Election: Numbers favour Kovind

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has broken ranks with the opposition to pledge support to Mr Kovind, who he has described as an ideal candidate for Rashtrapati Bhavan. The numbers now seem to be in favour of Kovind, the NDA nominee for the post of the President of India. Asked about his personal view on Kovind, the CPI-M leader said, "None of...

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  • Portugal punish All Whites in final match
Portugal punish All Whites in final match

Bernardo Silva doubled the score four minutes later to give Portugal a 2-0 halftime lead. To make matters worse for the hosts, Zhirkov was sent off for a second bookable offence with a quarter of the match to go. Nani completed the scoring with his 25th worldwide goal. Russian Federation goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev completely mis-read the si...

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  • Chidanand: International Yoga Day is a historic moment for India
Chidanand: International Yoga Day is a historic moment for India

Indian Coast Guard personnel also performed Yoga off West Coast and at the Headquarters. Praising Prime Minister Modi and Shah, he said that both the top leaders do Yoga every day and as result of it Shah lost his weight considerably. "There are many countries which don't know our language, are not aware about Indian culture or traditions but the...

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  • Turkey Rejects Saudi, Allies Demand to Shut Down Qatar Base
Turkey Rejects Saudi, Allies Demand to Shut Down Qatar Base

The UAE's foreign minister on Friday accused Qatar of "leaking" a list of 13 demands it says must be met for the Emirates and its allies to end a blockade on Doha . "These demands must be agreed within 10 days, otherwise they would be invalidated", according to the document. "We cannot expect an end to the crisis, solutions are not yet developed...

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  • GJM observes 'Black Sunday', Darjeeling braces for another shutdown
GJM observes 'Black Sunday', Darjeeling braces for another shutdown

Her remarks drew a derisive response from BJP chief Amit Shah, who said she saw "conspiracy in everything". On a day otherwise flawless for a gentle stroll, Singamari, the ground zero of protests, witnessed intense clashes spanning over three hours as several police vehicles were torched and the area that is usually teeming with tourists turned i...

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  • Five killed in Gulmarg cable vehicle accident
Five killed in Gulmarg cable vehicle accident

It is the world's second highest operating cable vehicle project that can ferry 600 people in one hour.National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah and Working President Omar Abdullah expressed deep grief over deaths in the tragic Gandola mishap in Gulmarg.

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  • London Tower Blaze Started in Hotpoint Fridge Freezer
London Tower Blaze Started in Hotpoint Fridge Freezer

She also repeated calls for any members of the public with information about people who may have been in the tower at the time of the blaze to contact the police. Fridge manufacturer Hotpoint has released urgent information for customers after one of their products was identified as the source of the Grenfell Tower fire .

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  • Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month
Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month

Gause said that the two allies should embrace both sanctions and dialogue to achieve the North's denuclearization, which is not a means but a goal. "The Kim Jong-un regime must step forward to achieve the denuclearization on the peninsula and respect human rights", the Premier added.

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  • Congress slams Sushma Swaraj for attacking Presidential nominee Meira Kumar
Congress slams Sushma Swaraj for attacking Presidential nominee Meira Kumar

Bhai Virendra told ANI, "Nitishi ji is one of such people who has cheated every single person". They should not comment against people who have credibility. In his post titled "Dil ki Baat", Tejashwi wrote, "I know opposition in the country is also in confusion and a bit scattered at this moment due to egocentric behaviour and misplaced priorities"...

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  • Palestinians disappointed after 'tense' meeting with Kushner
Palestinians disappointed after 'tense' meeting with Kushner

According to reports, Kushner made demands of Abbas that came directly from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , leaving the Palestinian leader "furious". Maj. In discussion with Greenblatt before Kushner's visit, Palestinian sources said the phrase "two-state solution" had not been used, Reuters reported.

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  • Korea detainee got what he 'deserved'
Korea detainee got what he 'deserved'

The professor said students like Warmbier cry about their grades and think they can get away with anything, including raping women. Maybe in the U.S., where young, white, rich, clueless white males routinely get away with raping women. The university released a statement saying Dettwyler's comments "do not reflect the values or position" of the col...

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  • Trump meets Modi: Trade, visas and climate could make for tough
Trump meets Modi: Trade, visas and climate could make for tough

Modi also said India attracted largest foreign direct investment (FDI) as a result of the NDA government policies in the last three years, during his interaction with a group of CEOs of top 20 American firms. In the US, Modi will attend a community reception on Sunday and hold talks with Trump on Monday. Modi's visit will lack the type of...

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  • Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 129
Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 129

Overturned Pakistan oil tanker explodes just outside killing 148 persons with scores injured. A majority were said to have suffered 70 per cent burn injuries, Geo TV quoted Rescue Director General Dr Rizwan Naseer, as saying. Officials of the Pakistan Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority said the tanker was traveling from Karachi to the Pun...

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  • Israel Mocks Iran's First Strike on ISIS in Syria As 'A Flop'
Israel Mocks Iran's First Strike on ISIS in Syria As 'A Flop'

Sunday's strike came after twin attacks in Tehran on June 7 killed 17 people, in the first attacks in Iran claimed by IS. Western-backed Syrian rebels holding a strategic swathe of the desert southeast stretching to the Iraqi border said they came under major attack from government forces and allied Iranian-backed militias backed by Russian a...

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